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Summer Reading Challenge

The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays. Sign up at your local library, then read six library books of your choice to complete the challenge. ​​​​

Space Chase: about the Summer Reading Challenge 2019

The theme for the 2019 Summer Reading Challenge is Space Chase, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, Space Chase will take young readers on an out-of-this-world adventure with our super space family, The Rockets.

Your space mission this summer is to read six books and collect some super space-themed rewards, medal and certificate when you finish.

The challenge lands in all Newham Libraries this summer.

Visit your local library to register for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge and join in on all the fun, free, creative activities.

Lunar Lego

Come and have a go at building spaceships powered by pull back motors and all things space related in our super space-themed Lego workshops as part of this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, Space Chase.

All Lego provided.

Booking is advisable to avoid disappointment.

5+ years
​​Venue ​Date and time
Green Street Library​ ​Monday 29 July 10am
Plaistow Library​ ​Monday 29 July 12pm
East Ham Library​ ​Monday 29 July 2pm and 4pm
North Woolwich Library ​Tuesday 30 July 10am
Beckton Library​ ​Tuesday 30 July 12pm
​Stratford Library ​Tuesday 30 July 2pm and 4pm
​Manor Park Library ​Tuesday 6 August 10am
​Forest Gate Library ​Tuesday 6 August 12pm
Custom House Library​ ​Tuesday 6 August 2pm
Canning Town Library
​Tuesday 6 August 4pm​
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